Rowlandson, Thomas (1756 - 1827)
London; The Library of the Royal Institution. Pen, ink and watercolour. Circa 1808. For Ackermann's 'Microcosm of London'. Literature: J. Grego, 'Rowlandson the Caricaturist II', 1880, p.127, no.68; reproduced in 'Connoisseur', December 1927. Exhibited: Angews. Provenance: Gardner Collection 1923; Captain Desmond Coke (his label verso); Sotheby's 21st July 1931, Lot 101 (bought Rosenbach & Co.); Widener; Parke-Bernet 29 November 1944, Lot 341. 7.75x10.75 inches. Framed: 15.5x18 inches.